Upgrading to the latest version of Ghost contains the following steps

  • Download the latest version of Ghost from
  • Extract the zip file to a temporary location
  • Copy all of the root level files from the latest version. This includes: index.js, package.json, Gruntfile.js, config.example.js, the license and readme files.
  • Next, delete the old core directory completely, and then put the new core directory in its place.
  • Run npm install --production
  • Finally, Restart Ghost so that the changes take effect
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